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The Fast Money traders weigh in with the play on Microsoft, as its estimates and price targets are slashed; and discussing Apple's potential acquisition of private flash storage company, Anobit Tech, for $450M, with Brian Marshall, ISI Group.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn discusses why he has taken his takeover bid directly to CMC shareholders, and the difference between this bid and his takeover attempt of Clorox. Icahn also weighs in on a possible Navistar/Oshkosh merger, the presidential election, and the U.S. economy.
Shares of HELE are up after the company announces plans to acquire P&G's Pur, with Jason Gere, RBC household products analyst.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg has the story on stocks that are under the radar takeover targets.
Richard Leupen, CEO, UGL Group says the acquisition of property services firm DTZ adds capabilities in the UK, Singapore and China markets.
WNBC's Melissa Russo reports on AMR filing for Chapter 11 reorganization; AT&T pulls it's application to acquire T-Mobile; Transocean, the world's largest offshore rig fleet says it can't upgrade its rigs and the stock promptly fell to a seven year low; and Facebook settled charges from the FTC that it duped users about keeping information private.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on the rally in shares of U.S. Steel, and Carl Icahn's offer to acquire Commercial Metals for $15 per share.
Best Buy is shaking things up today, acquiring its British partner's stake of their US mobile phone joint venture for $1.3 billion, with Chris Horvers, J.P. Morgan, and John Carney, CNBC.com.
Debating whether or not Diamond Foods' Pringles acquisition would be a good addition to the company, with CNBC's Jim Cramer & Herb Greenberg.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Alibaba CEO, Jack Ma is "very interested" in buying Yahoo.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts on possible acquisitions by United Technologies.
Yahoo continues to bid for Hulu despite recent management changes. CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the details.
Yahoo is bidding for Hulu but faces some serious competition. CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the details.
Discussing the brouhaha at Yahoo and other stocks to watch, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg.
Google has acquired restaurant rating service Zagat, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg.
Sallie Krawcheck, who stepped down Tuesday night from her position running Bank of America's two wealth management units, was seen as an outsider at the firm, with few ties to any of the powerful cliques within the bank.
John Faraci, International Paper, CEO joins The Call team to share insight into the acquisition of Temple Inland.
Ed Clark, CEO and President of TD Bank Group, reveals TD Bank Group's earnings have popped due to their positive business model, and also shares insight on the Durbin Amendment.
Discussing whether the Justice Department has a strong case against AT&T's merger plans and if the promise of more jobs will have any affect on the case, with Stuart Gerson, anti-trust attorney.
CNBC's Eamon Javers with the latest details on the Department of Justice decision to block AT&T's acquisition of T-Mobile, and its impact on smaller wireless carriers, with Kevin Smithen, Macquarie Research, and Will Power, Robert W. Baird & Co.